industrial oil absorbent News

  • New Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents up to 50 percent more absorbent

    Sorbent Products Company (SPC), a Brady Worldwide, Inc. business (NYSE: BRC), has pioneered a new environmentally-friendly sorbent that offers up to 50 percent more absorbency than traditional polypropylene sorbents. Made from all natural cellulose (cotton), Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents help customers sustain their company’s green initiatives, while providing outstanding absorbency levels that far ...


  • New Re-Form™ oil only sorbents up to 50 percent more absorbent than polypropylene sorbents

    Sorbent Product Company (SPC), a Brady Worldwide, Inc. business (NYSE: BRC), has pioneered a new environmentally-friendly sorbent that offers up to 50 percent more absorbency than traditional polypropylene sorbents. Made from all natural cellulose (cotton), Re-Form™ Oil Only Sorbents help customers sustain their company’s green initiatives, while providing outstanding absorbency levels that far ...


    By Brady Corporation

  • Gas hazards in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries

    Although flammable and toxic gas hazards are generally well understood by operators, technicians and safety personnel in the oil, gas and petrochemical industries, continuous training and refreshment of knowledge is essential to avoid potential incidents caused by complacency. New personnel are often assigned work activities in potentially hazardous areas with only very limited training about gas ...

  • New Pig introduces Fat Mat™ super-absorbent mat

    New Pig Corporation has introduced the FAT MAT™ Super-Absorbent Mat for special applications that require mats to last longer and absorb more.Sixteen layers of thermally bonded polypropylene enable the FAT MAT™ Super-Absorbent Mat to absorb up to 56 ounces of oils, coolants, solvents and water per 20” x 16” pad. Its exclusive dimple pattern speeds wicking action across the Mat and transfers ...


    By New Pig Corporation

  • New Pig Corporation Introduces Absorbent Solution for Extreme-Traffic Walkways

    New Pig Corporation Introduces Absorbent Solution for Extreme-Traffic Walkways   Tipton, PA – May 15, 2010 – New Pig Corporation (www.newpig.com) has introduced the highly durable ...


    By New Pig Corporation

  • PM pledges action to maximise the North Sea oil and gas industry

    The Prime Minister will today (24 February 2014) commit to essential steps to increase the economic benefits from North Sea oil and gas, which the Wood Review argues could be worth up to £200 billion over the next 20 years. By accepting and fast-tracking all the main recommendations of Sir Ian Wood’s ground-breaking review into maximising North Sea ...

  • Maximizing Flow Control and Treatment Revenues in the Oil and Gas Industries

    Flow control and treatment companies such as Flowserve who relied on the oil and gas industry for more than one-third of its revenues are recalibrating their market strategies to deal with capital reduction expenditures by their clients which approach 50 percent. A webinar on August 25 will invite discussion as McIlvaine proposes routes to both maximizing future oil and gas revenues and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Leading Chemical Manufacturer Expands Biobased Offering through Unique Distribution of Proven Green Spill Absorbent

     Radiator Specialty Company (RSC) announced that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Sorbent Green, LLC, makers of GreenSorb®, an environmentally friendly absorbent that makes the management and disposal of fluid spills ...


    By RSC Bio Solutions

  • Soaking up oil spills with nanowires

    Oil spills and other industrial chemical leaks can cause havoc in ecosystems, killing marine and aquatic wildlife and polluting drinking water supplies. New research has developed a way of cleaning up spills using a super-absorbent material, which selectively draws up oil and other organic pollutants, leaving clean water behind. Current methods for cleaning up oil spills have limitations. Many ...

  • SPC introduces Re-Form™ XPlus, a dual sided eco-friendly Sorbent providing extra strength absorbency to indoor or dry outdoor applications

    Sorbent Product Company (SPC), a Brady business (NYSE:BRC), expands its eco-friendly initiative with the addition of Re-Form™ XPlus to assist prevention of slips, trips and falls. Economically affordable, Re-Form™ XPlus is available in pads and rolls with easy-tear perforations, helping to reduce waste and save money for your application needs. The new Re-Form XPlus high-performance sorbent ...


    By Brady Corporation

  • OSCAR Oil Sheen Containment And Removal System

    William Litwin, President of Guardian Environmental Technologies is pleased to announce a new development in the critical field of dealing with spilled oil and other petroleum products in ports, harbors, marinas and even at sea. This device named "OSCAR"was ...

  • SPC introduces Re-Form™ XPlus, a dual sided eco-friendly sorbent providing extra strength absorbency to indoor or dry outdoor applications

    Sorbent Product Company (SPC), a Brady business (NYSE:BRC), expands its eco-friendly initiative with the addition of Re-Form™ XPlus to assist prevention of slips, trips and falls. Economically affordable, Re-Form™ XPlus is available in pads and rolls with easy-tear perforations, helping to reduce waste and save money for your application needs. The new Re-Form XPlus high-performance sorbent ...


  • SludgeGuard Advanced Industrial Bulk Stabilizer

    Guardian Environmental Technologies is pleased to announce the development of a highly cost effective and efficient bulk waste stabilizer called "SludgeGuard". industrial sludge: Definition: Concentrated, semi-liquid waste left after treatment of industrial water or wastewater containing some elements of hydrocarbons, including operations from gas and oil drilling, ...

  • Industrial laundry wastewater clean-up

    Simple solutions can sometimes be the most effective, as T&T Environmental Solutions LLC (an industrial laundry wastewater treatment company) discovered. Opflex, a reusable buoyant foam with open cells that allows water to flow through it as it absorbs oil, was used to reduce the wastewater contaminants at their Philadelphia-based operations. After a ...

  • Hertz turns to plant oils to squelch stinky cars

    One of the most common complaints in the car rental industry is the smell of some vehicles, which can make you wonder what went on behind the wheel before you were handed the keys. The Hertz Corp. is tackling the dilemma with a biodegradable, non-toxic product that saps the stench from stinky rental cars without comprising air quality or aggravating allergies -- and so safe that the sales team of ...


    By OMI Industries (OMI)

  • New Oil and Gas Sources Require Innovation in Water

    The oil and gas industry produces billions of barrels of toxic water each year; Lux Research assesses companies and technologies that can treat this water BOSTON - Along with the crude oil and natural gas that fuels modern civilization, the energy industry brings nearly 233 billion barrels of wastewater from beneath the earth’s surface every year. This so-called “produced water” ...


    By Lux Research

  • Plymovent gains foothold in automotive industry

    Plymovent has been one of the market leaders in the metal industry for many years with its advanced welding fume extraction systems. Plymovent introduced its SHIELD fire safety solutions last year. This system solution is ideal for oil-laden welding and cutting applications in the ...


    By Plymovent Group BV

  • Company in West Virginia oil spill under scrutiny

    When state inspectors showed up unannounced at Freedom Industries to investigate a licorice odor wafting across West Virginia's capital city, company executive Dennis Farrell seemed to brush off any cause for concern. But inspectors quickly found what was already contaminating the water for some 300,000 people: a chemical oozing from an above-ground tank and escaping through an old, cracked ...


    By Associated Press

  • Does $100 barrel oil lead to green energy?

    The year started off with oil reaching $100 per barrel for the first time in history. This could be good news for the oil industry but how will rising oil prices impact green business? The obvious answer might be a more urgent shift toward renewable energy; but the likely answer is, at least in the short-term, there may be no impact at all. Record high prices for fossil fuels and concerns ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Colorado flooding triggers oil spills, shutdowns

    Colorado's flooding shut down hundreds of natural gas and oil wells in the state's main petroleum-producing region and triggered at least two spills, temporarily suspending a multibillion-dollar drilling frenzy and sending inspectors into the field to gauge the extent of pollution. Besides the possible environmental impact, flood damage to roads, railroads and other infrastructure will affect the ...


    By Associated Press

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